The '''Asylum Street Spankers''', formed in Austin, Texas
in 1994, were a band whose music was rooted in early 20th century Music of the United States|American music
In 2006, the band's satirical anti-war video "Stick Magnetic Ribbons on Your SUV" surpassed 1 million hits in two months on YouTube
In January 2011 the band won The 10th Annual Independent Music Awards
in the Gospel category for ''God's Favorite Band''.
The band dissolved after a final tour in spring 2011.